Tag Archives: Funding

Say Hello to the Multi-Blockchain Business Model
  Noelle Acheson is a 10-year veteran of company analysis, corporate finance and fund management, and a member of CoinDesk’s product team. The [...]
CoinDesk Research: Speculation Driving Boom in Blockchain ‘ICOs’
  This article highlights findings from CoinDesk Research’s new ‘Spotlight Study’ on blockchain token sales (or ICOs). Based on a [...]
Bitcoin IoT Startup Filament Nets $9.5 Million in New Funding
  Blockchain IoT startup Filament has raised nearly $9.5m in new funding, according to a filing submitted to the SEC late last year. The [...]
Asian Fintech Startups See a Record $5.4 Billion VC Funding in 2016, Driven by China
  Fintech startups in Asia gained a record $5.4 billion in venture-capital funding last year, up from $4.8 billion in 2015. According to data from [...]
Blockchain Start-up Secures VC Funding to Continue AML and Compliance Development
  Coinfirm, a blockchain technology company with a specific focus on Compliance as a Service, has announced an investment of $700k from Luma Ventures, [...]
Report: Funding for Bitcoin, Blockchain Startups Grows to $550 Million in 2016
  A new report from CB Insights has shown that funding investments in bitcoin and blockchain technology startups amounted to $550 million compared to [...]
Why Bitcoin ATMs are Becoming Increasingly Redundant
  Bitcoin ATMs are becoming increasingly redundant. Innovative bitcoin service providers and companies are transforming existing bank and public ATMs [...]
Satoshipay is Taking Bitcoin Nanopayments to the Mainstream
  Bitcoin startup Satoshipay has been enabling content publishers to facilitate tiny bitcoin payments with no fees for almost a year now. The company [...]
Identity Startup Cambridge Blockchain Closes $2 Million Funding
  Blockchain identity startup Cambridge Blockchain has finished raising $2m in a funding round backed by VC firms Partech Ventures and Digital [...]
Bitcoin Payments Startup BitPesa Raises $2.5 Million
  Bitcoin payments startup BitPesa has raised $2.5m in a new Series A funding round. The round was led by Draper VC, and included support from [...]